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FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION FOI/PA DELETED PAGE INFORMATION SHEET Civil Action# 17-cv-00916, FOIA 1370340-000 PDF Title: Section 1 Total Withheld Page(s) Bates Page Reason for Withholding Reference (i-e-, exemptions with coded rationale, duplicate, sealed by order of court, etc.) 1370340-11 6-1, 2, b7A- 1, b7C- 1, 2, b7D- 2, D7E- 2.3 1370340-31 6-1, b7A- 1, b7C- 1, b7E- 1, 2,3 1370340-32 6-1, 4 (per FBI and US Department of State), b7A- 1, b7C- 1 b7E-1,2,3 1370340-33 6-1, b7A- 1, b7C- 1, b7E- 1, 2,3 1370340-34 D7A- 1, b7E- 1.2.3 1370340-35 D7A- 1, B7E- 1.2.3 1370340-76 6-1, b7G- 1, b7D- 1, 2, b7E-2 1370340-7 6-1, b7A- 1, b7C- 1, b7D- 1, 2, b7E-2 XXKMMXKKMRXKRKEKERRREK, X Deleted Page(s) x X No Duplication Fee X X For this Page x XKEKRKKXXRKKRKEKEREX, ALL THFORMATICN couATIIED HEREIN IS UNCLASS ERE 06-14-2018 BY UNCLASSIFIED/ /BOuG_ FD-1040a FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION SOURCE CLOSING COMMUNICATION bIc -4 bro “1 ‘BIE -1,2 bIE -2 us action by, or set of previously unknown facts/circumstances, that deem the CHS, Closing for Cause Is based on the facts and circumstances as determined on a case-by-case basis. Ci 8 2 decision based on the seriousness of the vioietion. The Following are possible reo: for Cause: Unauthorized Cr Serious contro! prabicins, Unreliat! General Reason for Closing: Confidentiality revealed Provide adeltional details: CHS confirmed to an outside third party that CHS has a confidential relationship with the FBI. CHS was used as 2 source for an online article. In the article, CHS revealed CHS' relationship with the FBI as well as information that CHS obtained and provided to FBI. On November 1, 2016, CHS confirmed all of this to the handling agent, At that time, hancling agent advised CHS that the nature of the relationship between the FBI and CHS would change completely and that if was unlikely that the FBI would continue a relationship with the CHS. Additionally, handling agent advised that CHS was not to operate to obtain any intelligence whatsoever on behalf of the FBI. sing or Cause justify Closing cons whch 0 aad Vi ‘was notified of deactivation. be -1 FBI SA: bre =a BIE -2,3 ‘CHS Respon acknowledged receipt and understanding of the notice to close FD-1040a Page 1 of 2 FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION] UNCLASSIFIED //BOUE, 1370340-1 UNCLASSIFIED/ /FDUG_ FD-1040a FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION SOURCE CLOSING COMMUNICATION Ensure that aif other necessary fons on this source site have been serialized before sevisluzing this Source Glesing mimunication. ster serislizing this form, BIA -1 p7e -2,3 Submitted By First Level Approved By FD-1040a Page 2 of 2 FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION] 1370340-2 UNCLASSIFIED//FOUQ,